Advanced Biological Sciences MRes

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months  
  • Programme start: Autumn 2021
  • Entry requirements: You will need a 2:1 Honours degree or higher in a relevant Biological Sciences subject. The normal expectation is that students who have completed an MRes will progress to a PhD degree.
Advanced Biological Sciences mres

Fees

There is bench fee of £3000 for lab based MRes research projects and £500 for some computational and/or field work projects that are less dependent on expensive research lab consumables - the level of the fee is decided with the supervisor(s) during the process of the student arranging a research project for their MRes. The fees above are the total cost of the programme. 

Fees cover the cost of your tuition, registration, examinations (but not re-sits) and graduation.

Tuition fees (Home)

The University's tuition fees are normally fixed at yearly intervals and follow Government guidelines on minimum levels. The normal tuition fee for Home (UK) postgraduate taught students per year (for the academic year 2021/22, unless otherwise specified) are stated below.  Please note that part-time fees are charged at 50% of the full-time fee shown below per year (unless otherwise specified). 

In addition to your tuition fees, you may incur other costs in relation to your studies such as photocopying in the library, buying textbooks and specialist equipment or going on field classes. See our study costs page for full details.

Standard full-time postgraduate fee TBC
Fee for this course £4,500 (2021) *additional bench fees

International students

International students are required to pay the full costs of their tuition in the UK with each university setting its own international fees. Please note that following the end of the UK’s transition period on 31 December 2020, EU students joining in the academic year 2021-22 and beyond will become subject to international fees.

The University of Liverpool's fees represent excellent value for money for a Russell Group University. The normal tuition fee for full-time international postgraduate taught students per year (for the academic year 2021/22, unless otherwise specified) will be as follows:

International fee for this course £24,250 (2021) *additional bench fees